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Catalog Number 2014.024.007
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Print. Sepia-toned photographic print of the Liberty Ship the S.S. WILLIAM WELCH after it was christened and launched into the Baltimore Harbor on March 10, 1943. Two tug boats are visible on the port and starboard sides of the ship. Ceremonial bunting with affixed signage in the shape of an eagle reads, "Ships for Victory," is hanging from the bow.
Date 1943
Collection Photographs
Search Terms World War II
Liberty Ship
Home Front
Launching
Bethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard